obolos 20
3 October 2021
Webauction
Lot 397
PISIDIA. Ariassus. Julia Paula, Augusta, 219-220. (Bronze, 19 mm, 3.83 g, 6 h). ΙΟΥΛ(ΙΑ) (ΚΟΡ) ΠΑΥΛΑ ϹƐ(Β) Draped bust of Julia Paula to right. Rev. ΑΡΙΑCCEΩΝ Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. RPC VI Online temp. 5993. Von Aulock, Pisidiens 472-3. Dark green patina. Only a single example recorded by Von Aulock. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 398
PISIDIA. Etenna. Marcus Aurelius(?), 161-180. Hemiassarion (Bronze, 17 mm, 5.82 g, 12 h). [...]M A AYΓ Α[...] Laureate head of Marcus Aurelius to right. Rev. ΕΤΕΝΝΕωΝ Nude youthful male figure (the hero Sylvester?) standing facing, raising right hand to mouth; to left, ram standing left. Cf. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 7744 (as Lucius Verus). Cf. Von Aulock, Pisidiens II 538-9 (as Lucius Verus). Green patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 399
PISIDIA. Codrula. Commodus, 177-192. Assarion (Bronze, 20 mm, 5.96 g, 12 h). ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑY ΚOΜΜOΔO Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. ΚΟΔΡΟVΛEΩΝ Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and tyhrsos in left; at feet to left, panther standing left. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 7318. SNG BN 1428. Von Aulock, Pisidiens I 989. Rare mint; only one example cited by Von Aulock; dark green patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 400
PISIDIA. Cremna. Geta, As Caesar, 198-209. (Bronze, 8 mm, 2.44 g, 12 h). GE F C (Felix Caesar?) Bareheaded, draped and cuirassed bust of Geta to right. Rev. COL CRE Marsyas standing left, extending right hand and holding wineskin over shoulder with left. SNG von Aulock 5099 = Von Aulock, Pisidens II 1316 (same dies). Fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Exceptional and wonderfully pedigreed
Lot 401
PISIDIA. Cremna. Tranquillina, Augusta, 241-244. (Bronze, 19 mm, 4.32 g, 6 h). SAB TRANQVILLINAM AVG Diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina to right, resting on a crescent. Rev. COL CREMNENSIVM Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. RPC VII.2 Online ID 20906. SNG von Aulock 5111. Von Aulock, Pisidiens II 1436. Black patina. About extremely fine.
Current Bid: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 402
PISIDIA. Cremna. Tranquillina, Augusta, 241-243. (Bronze, 19 mm, 4.52 g, 12 h). SAB TRANQVILLINAM AVG Diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina to right, resting on a crescent. Rev. COL CREMNENSIVM Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. RPC VII.2 Online ID 20906. SNG von Aulock 5111. Von Aulock, Pisidiens II 1436. Brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Published in RPC Online
Lot 403
PISIDIA. Olbasa. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. (Bronze, 25 mm, 13.63 g, 7 h). IMPE ANTONINVS Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. COL OLBASENORVM Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at his feet to left, panther. Imhoof-Blumer, KM p. 385, 1. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 7678.2 (this coin). Von Aulock, Olbasa 2. Green patina. Slightly rough surfaces, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 404
PISIDIA. Parlais. Plautilla, Augusta, 202-205. (Bronze, 15 mm, 1.78 g, 6 h). FVL PLAVTILLA AVG Draped bust of Plautilla to right. Rev. IVL COL PARLAIS Marsyas standing left, extending right hand and holding wineskin over shoulder with left. BMC -. SNG BN -. Von Aulock, Pisidiens I -. Possibly unpublished. Very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 405
PISIDIA. Sagalassus. Marcus Aurelius, 161-180. (Bronze, 19 mm, 7.35 g, 6 h). AY KAI AYP ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟ. Rev. CΑΓΑΛΑCCΕΩΝ Pan standing left, raising right arm, holding goat (?) in left hand; to left, uncertain object. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 10417. SNG von Aulock 5172 (same reverse die). A handsome piece. Dark brown patina. Good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
One of only three known
Lot 406
PISIDIA. Sagalassus. Severus Alexander, 222-235. (Bronze, 18 mm, 3.14 g, 5 h). ΑΥ Κ Μ Α CE ΑΛEΞΑΝΔΡΟC Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. CΑΓΑΛΑCCEΩΝ Hermes seated left on rock, looking back, wearing petasos and holding caduceus in right hand and infant Dionysos with left. RPC VI Online temp. 5882.2 (this coin). Extremely rare - just three examples cited in the RPC. Brown patina. Light porosity. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 407
PISIDIA. Sagalassus. Gallienus, 253-268. (Bronze, 28 mm, 13.35 g, 12 h). ΑΥ Κ Π Λ Ο ΓΑΛΛΙΗΝΟΝ CEB / C Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Rev. CΑΓΑΛΑCCΕΩΝ Dionysos, standing right, placing right hand atop his head and grasping horn of a bull with his left. BMC 42. SNG Copenhagen 216. Dark patina. Centering pit on the obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 408
PISIDIA. Seleucia ad Calycadnum. Claudius II, 268-270. (Bronze, 29 mm, 20.19 g, 1 h). AY K M AYP ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟC Laureate and cuirassed bust of Claudius II to right, aegis on breast plate. Rev. ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟ-CΕΛΕΥΚΕΩΝ Dionysos standing facing, raising right hand and placing it on his head, holding kantharos in left; to left, drunken Silenos dancing; to right, panther standing left. BMC 12-3. SNG Von Aulock 2538. Von Aulock, Pisidiens II 2057-63. Black patina. Typical porosity, pit on reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Published in the standard reference
Lot 409
PISIDIA. Timbriada. Geta, 209-212. (Bronze, 18 mm, 5.83 g, 6 h). Α Κ Π CΕ ΓΕΤΑC Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Geta to right. Rev. ΤΙΜΒΡΙΑΔΕΩΝ Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. SNG von Aulock 8641. Von Aulock, Pisidiens II 2174 (this coin). Dark green patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
From the Von Aulock collection
Lot 410
LYCAONIA. Iconium. Pseudo-autonomous issue, 1st-2nd centuries. (Bronze, 16 mm, 3.19 g, 6 h). Head of Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath; thyrsos behind. Rev. EIKONIEΩN Gorgoneion. Imhoof-Blumer, MG p. 346, 115. Von Aulock, Lykaoniens 200 (this coin). Dark brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 411
CILICIA. Aegeae. Macrinus, with Diadumenian, 217-218. Diassarion (Bronze, 25 mm, 11.56 g, 12 h). AYT K M OΠ CEΥ MAKΡINOC KAI DIADΥΜΕNIAN Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right, facing bareheaded and draped bust of Diadumenian to left. Rev. MAKPINOY Π M [...] AIΓEAIΩN Draped bust of Dionysos to right, wreathed with ivy; thyrsos behind far should; to right, grape bunch. SNG BN 2347. Black patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
Lot 412
CILICIA. Aegeae. Philip I, 244-249. (Bronze, 23 mm, 8.11 g, 6 h), year 290 = 244. ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΙΟΥΛ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟC CEΒ Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Rev. ΑΙΓEΑΙΩΝ ΝEΩΚΟΡΟΥ ΝΑΥ / QϹ Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. Lindgren III, A764aa = Haymann 213/2 (this coin). RPC VIII Online ID 21715. Dark brown patina. Porous, otherwise, about very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 413
CILICIA. Anazarbus. Severus Alexander, 222-235. Tetrassarion (Bronze, 30 mm, 11.04 g, 7 h), year 248 = 229-230. ΑΥΤO Κ Μ Α CE ΑΛEΞΑΝΔΡΟC Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. ΑΝΑΖ EΝΔΟΞ ΜΗΤ / Β Γ / EΤ ΗΜC Dionysos driving chariot drawn by two panthers right, holding thyrsos in left hand and kantharos in right. Cf. RPC VI Online temp. 7342 (radiate bust). Cf. Ziegler 521 (Vs-/Rs2). Dark green patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 414
CILICIA. Anazarbus. Herennia Etruscilla, Augusta, 249-251. Tetrassarion (Bronze, 29 mm, 16.18 g, 6 h), year 269 = 250-251. EΡEΝΝΙΑΝ EΤΡΟΥCΚΙΛΛΑ CE Diademed and draped bust of Herennia Etruscilla to right, resting on a crescent. Rev. ΑΝΑΖΑΡΒΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠ / Γ Γ / EΤ ΙEΡΟΥ ΟΛΥ/ΜΠ ΘΞC Nude Dionysos seated left, head right, on panther lying right, head turned to look back, holding thyrsos in left hand and resting right hand on head. SNG BN 2120 (same dies). SNG Levante 1499 (same dies). Ziegler 762 (Vs2/Rs2). Mottled red and green patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 415
CILICIA. Anazarbus. Valerian I, 253-260. Tetrassarion (Bronze, 27 mm, 16.65 g, 5 h), year 272 = 253-254. ΑΥΤ Κ Π ΛΙ ΟΥΑΛΕΡΙΑΝΟC CE Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian I to right. Rev. ANAZAPBOY / Γ Γ / ΕΤ ΒΟC / T A M K Dionysos seated left, head right, on back of panther right with head reverted. Cf. SNG BN 2155-6 (laureate, same reverse die). Cf. SNG Levante 1516 (laureate, same reverse die). Cf. Ziegler 839/826 (Vs2/Rs1). Dark green patina. Slightly rough surfaces, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lindgren plate coin
Lot 416
CILICIA. Anemurium. Trajan Decius, 249-251. (Bronze, 26 mm, 7.59 g, 7 h), year 1 = 249-250. ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Κ ΔΕΚΙΟΝ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟΝ Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius to right. Rev. ΑΝΕΜΟΥΡΙΕΩΝ ΕΤ Α Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. Lindgren & Kovacs 1454 = RPC IX 1313.6 (this coin). SNG BN 713 (same dies). SNG Levante 503 (same dies). Brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 417
CILICIA. Augusta. Nero, 54-68. (Bronze, 26 mm, 10.44 g, 12 h), year 48 = 67-68. ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ Laureate head of Nero to right. Rev. AYΓOYCTANΩN ETOYC HM Draped bust of Dionysos to right, wearing wreath of ivy and with thyrsos over his left shoulder; behind, kantharos. Karbach, Augusta 46. RPC I 4012. SNG BN 1895. SNG Levante 1243. Lovely portrait of Nero. About very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
From the Levante collection
Lot 418
CILICIA. Corycus. Valerian I, 253-260. (Bronze, 30 mm, 19.63 g, 5 h). Y K ΠO OΥAΛEΡIANOC Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian I to right. Rev. KΩΡΥKIΩTΩN AΥ NAΥAPXIC Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left, panther at his feet to left; to left, a prize crown inscribed ΘΕΜΙΑ and containing caduceus, palm, and aplustre set on tripod. SNG BN 1123. SNG Levante 819 (this coin). Green patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Bid
Lot 419
CILICIA. Corycus. Valerian I, 253-260. (Bronze, 39 mm, 20.02 g, 5 h). ΑΥ Κ ΠΟ ΛΙΚ ΟΥΑΛΕΡΙΑΝ/ΟC Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian I to right. Rev. ΚΟΡΥ/ΚΙΩΤΩΝ ΑΥ ΝΑΥΑΡΧΙC Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther; before him, prize urn inscribed ΘΕΜΙΑ and containing grain-ear and poppy set on tripod. SNG BN 1122-5. SNG Levante 819. Dark brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 420
CILICIA. Epiphanea. Trebonianus Gallus, 251-253. (Bronze, 32 mm, 28.53 g, 12 h), year 319 = 251-252. AYT TPEBONIOC ΓΑΛΛΟC EY EY CEB Laureate, draped and cuirssed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Rev. ΕΠΙΦΑΝΕΩΝ / ΘΙΤ Ariadne (?) standing right in chariot drawn to right by two panthers, holding thyrsos in her right hand and reins in left; before her, a satyr standing right, holding an amphora in both hands above his head. BMC -. SNG BN -. SNG Levante -. SNG von Aulock -. Seemingly unpublished. Rough surfaces. Very fine.
Current Bid: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 421
CILICIA. Epiphanea. Valerian I, 253-260. (Bronze, 33 mm, 23.10 g, 11 h), year 322 = 254-255. AYT K Π Λ OYAΛЄPIANOC Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian I to right. Rev. EΠIΦANEΩN ΕT BKT Draped bust of Dionysos to right, wearing wreath of ivy and holding thyrsos over left shoulder. SNG BN -. SNG Levante -. SNG Righetti 1549 corr (incorrect date). Dark brown patina with earthen highlights. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 422
CILICIA. Flaviopolis-Flavias. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. (Bronze, 15 mm, 5.00 g, 1 h), year 80 = 155-156. AY KAI TI AI AΔP ANTΩNEINOC Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. ΦΛΑΟVΙΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ΕΤΟ - Π Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in his right hand and thyrsos in his left; at feet to left, panther seated left, looking back. RPC IV.3 Οnline temp. 11686. SNG Levante 1536. Green patina. very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 423
CILICIA. Flaviopolis-Flavias. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. (Bronze, 15 mm, 4.53 g, 12 h), year 80 = 155-156. AY KAI TI AI AΔP ANTΩNEINOC Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. ΦΛΑΟVΙΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ΕΤΟ - Π Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in his right hand and thyrsos in his left; at feet to left, panther seated left, looking back. RPC IV.3 Οnline temp. 11686. SNG Levante 1536. Dark brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 424
CILICIA. Flaviopolis-Flavias. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. (Bronze, 15 mm, 3.92 g, 12 h), year 80 = 155-156. AY KAI TI AI AΔP ANTΩNEINOC Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. ΦΛΑΟVΙΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ΕΤΟ - Π Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in his right hand and thyrsos in his left; at feet to left, panther seated left, looking back. RPC IV.3 Οnline temp. 11686. SNG Levante 1536. Dark green patina with earthen deposits. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 425
CILICIA. Hierapolis-Castabala. Commodus, 177-192. (Bronze, 31 mm, 14.78 g, 6 h). ΑYΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΚΟΜΟΔΟC EYTYΧ Commodus, bearded and in military attire, standing left, holding Nike in right hand and long scepter in left. Rev. ΙEΡΟΠΟΛΙΤωΝ ΚΑCΤΑΒΑΛΕωΝ Draped bust of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath, thyrsos over far shoulder; to right, grape bunch. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6184. SNG von Aulock 5575. Green patina. Light cleaning marks, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 426
CILICIA. Hierapolis-Castabala. Commodus, 177-192. (Bronze, 32 mm, 23.37 g, 5 h). ΑYΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΚΟΜΟΔΟC EYTYΧ Commodus, bearded and in military attire, standing left, holding Nike in right hand and long scepter in left. Rev. ΙEΡΟΠΟΛΙΤωΝ ΚΑCΤΑΒΑΛΕωΝ Draped bust of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath, thyrsos over far shoulder; to right, grape bunch. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6184. SNG von Aulock 5575. Brown patina. Porosity, otherwise, fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Damnatio Memoriae
Lot 427
CILICIA. Hierapolis-Castabala. Commodus, 177-192. (Bronze, 31 mm, 13.19 g, 7 h). ΑYΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΚΟΜΟΔΟC EYTYΧ Commodus, bearded and in military attire, standing left, holding Nike in right hand and long scepter in left. Rev. ΙEΡΟΠΟΛΙΤωΝ ΚΑCΤΑΒΑΛΕωΝ Draped bust of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath, thyrsos over far shoulder; to right, grape bunch. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6184. SNG von Aulock 5575. Dark brown patina. Image of Commodus erased in a Damnatio Memoriae practice. Very fine/very good.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 428
CILICIA. Hierapolis-Castabala. Marcus Aurelius, 161-180. (Bronze, 30 mm, 14.30 g, 6 h). ΑYΤ Κ Μ ΑYΠ ΑΝΤΩΝEΙΝΟC CΕΒ Marcus Aurelius seated on curule chair left, holding globe in right hand, being crowned with wreath by Nike flying left behind him. Rev. ΙEΡΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΤΩΝ ΠΡΟ ΤΩ ΠΥΡΑΜ Draped bust of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath, thyrsos over far shoulder; to right, grape bunch. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6180. SNG von Aulock 8677-8. Attractive reddish-brown patina with earthen highlights. Well-centered and struck. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 429
CILICIA. Irenopolis-Neronias. Trajan, 98-117. Assarion (Bronze, 23 mm, 5.43 g, 12 h), year 47 = 98-99. ΑΥΤΟ ΚΑΙCΑΡ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟC Laureate head of Trajan right. Rev. ΙΡΗΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ΕΤΟΥϹ ΖΜ Hygieia standing right, holding in right hand branch, bunch of grapes and patera from which she feeds serpent held in left. F.-B. Karbach, "Die Münzprägung der Stadt Eirenopolis in Ostkilikien", JNG XLII/XLIII (1992/3), 27 (same dies). RPC III 3386.21. SNG BN 2253 (same obverse die). SNG Levante 1605 (same obverse die). Dark green patina with earthen depsosits. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 430
CILICIA. Irenopolis-Neronias. Trajan, 98-117. (Bronze, 14 mm, 1.76 g, 12 h), year 47 = 98-99. ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ Laureate head of Trajan to right. Rev. ΙΡΗΝΟΠΟΛΕΙΤωΝ ΖΜ Draped bust of Dionysos to right, with ivy leaf wreath; in right field, bunch of grapes. Karbach 19. RPC III 3390. Mottled dark green and brown patina. Cleaning marks on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Published in the standard references
Lot 431
CILICIA. Irenopolis-Neronias. Severus Alexander, 222-235. Diassarion (Bronze, 19 mm, 7.65 g, 7 h), year 174 = 224-225. ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ CΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟC Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. EIPHNOΠΟΛ ΔΟΡ Draped bust of Dionysos to right, wreathed with ivy and with thyrsos over shoulder. F.-B. Karbach, "Die Münzprägung der Stadt Eirenopolis in Ostkilikien", JNG XLII/XLIII (1992/3), 114.1 = Lindgren & Kovacs 1520 = RPC VI Online temp. 6880.1 (this coin). Dark green patina with spots of reddish-brown. good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
From the Levante collection
Lot 432
CILICIA. Ninica-Claudiopolis. Maximinus I Thrax, 235-238. (Bronze, 26 mm, 9.65 g, 6 h). IMP MAXIMINVΓ PΙ (sic) Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus I to right. Rev. COL NINI CLA/VΔ (sic) Marsyas standing left, extending right hand and holding wineskin over shoulder with left. RPC VI Online temp. 6915.11 (this coin illustrated to represent the type). SNG BN 794. SNG Levante 623 (this coin). Dark surfaces with coppery highlights. A couple of scratches on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 433
CILICIA. Seleucia ad Calycadnum. Septimius Severus, with Julia Domna, 193-211. (Bronze, 28 mm, 13.15 g, 8 h). AY KA CEOYHPOC IOYΛIA AYΓOYC/TA Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right, facing Draped bust of Julia Domna to left. Rev. TΩΝ ΠΡΟC TΩ ΚΑΛΥΚΑΔ/ΝΩΝ / CEΛEYKE/ΩΝ Dionysus, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left, seated left on chair set on cart drawn left by two panthers; above, Silenos dancing. Cf. SNG BN 979 (direction of biga). SNG Levante 739. Well-centered and with brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 434
CILICIA. Seleucia ad Calycadnum. Caracalla, 198-217. (Bronze, 22 mm, 6.48 g, 7 h). AY K MA ANTΩNIN Laureate and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. CEΛEYKE ΚΑΛΥΚΑ/ΔΝΩ Demeter standing right, holding scepter in left hand and grain ears in right, and Dionysos standing left, holding thyrsos in left hand and pouring kantharos over lighted altar between them with right. Lindgren & Kovacs 1581 (this coin). SNG BN 985; SNG Levante 744. Black patina. Surfaces slightly rough, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 435
CILICIA. Seleucia ad Calycadnus. Macrinus, 217-218. Tetrassarion (Bronze, 29 mm, 13.80 g, 7 h). A[...] CΕΥΗΡ ΜΑΚΡΙΝΟC Laureate and cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Rev. CΕΛΕΥΚΕΩΝ ΚΑΛΥΚΑΔΝΩ Infant Zeus seated facing on throne, head turned to left, raising right hand; around him, three Curetes, each wearing military outfit, striking shields with swords. SNG BN 990 (same dies). SNG Levante -. Interesting reverse type. Good fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 436
CILICIA. Tarsus. Geta, As Caesar, 198-209. (Bronze, 36 mm, 20.77 g, 6 h). Π CΕΠΤΙΜΟC ΓΕΤΑC ΚΑΙCΑΡ Bareheaded, draped and cuirassed bust of Geta to right. Rev. ΑΔΡ CΕΥΗΡΙΑΝΗC ΤΑΡCΟΥ ΜΕΤΡΟΠΟΛΙ/ΤΩΝ / Γ Β Dionysos standing facing, head right, raising right hand and placing it atop his head, and holding thyrsos in left; at his feet to left, panther seated left, head turned back; to his right, satyr standing left, holding pedum in his left hand. SNG BN 1546. SNG Levante 1072. Rough brown surfaces, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 437
CILICIA. Tarsus. Maximinus I, 235-238. (Bronze, 37 mm, 16.06 g, 12 h). ΑΥΤ Κ Γ OΥΗ ΜΑΞΙΜΕΙΝΟC CΕΒ Π Π Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus I to right. Rev. TAPCOY THC MHTPOΠΟΛ Α Μ Κ Γ Β Dionysos and Ariadne in biga drawn by two centaurs right, the centaur furthest right holding a lyre in his left hand. SNG BN 1610 (same dies). SNG Levante 1104. Tan and dark green patina. Fine.
Current Bid: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 438
CILICIA. Tarsus. Tranquillina, Augusta, 241-244. (Bronze, 31 mm, 14.12 g, 6 h). CABINEIAN TPANKYΛΛEINAΝ CEB Diademed and draped bust of Tranquillina to right, resting on a crescent. Rev. TAPCOY MHTPOΠOΛEΩC A M K Γ B Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther standing left. SNG BN 1724 (same obverse die). SNG Levante 1149 (same obverse die). Dark green patina. Obverse porous, otherwise, good fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 439
CILICIA. Tarsus. Herennia Etruscilla, Augusta, 249-251. (Bronze, 27 mm, 14.66 g, 1 h). ΑΝΝΙΑΝ ΑΙΤΡΟΥCΚΙΛΛΑΝ CE Diademed and draped bust of Herennia Etruscilla to right. Rev. ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛEΩC Γ / Β Α Μ Κ Drunken Dionysos stumbling to right, placing his right hand atop his head, and supporting himself on a staff held in his left hand, and resting his left elbow on the shoulder of a satyr moving to right. RPC IX 1375. SNG Levante 1170. Tahberer 1671-2. With an unusual and intriguing reverse type. Porosity, otherwise, good fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 440
CILICIA. Tarsus. Herennia Etruscilla, Augusta, 249-251. (Bronze, 29 mm, 14.77 g, 5 h). EΡEΝΝΙΑΝ ΑΙΤΡΟΥCΚEΙΛΛΑΝ CE Diademed and draped bust of Herennia Etruscilla to right, resting on a crescent. Rev. ΤΑΡCΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛEΩC, Α / Μ / Κ - Γ / Β Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. RPC IX 1371. SNG Tahberer 1668. Green patina with earthen deposits. Fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 441
ISLANDS OFF CILICIA, Elaeussa Sebaste. Valerian I, 253-260. (Bronze, 31 mm, 11.02 g, 6 h). ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΛΙΚ ΠΟ ΟΥΑΛΕΡΙΑΝΟ/C Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian I to right. Rev. CEBACTH IEPA AY NAYAPXIC / Π/C/P - Δ/E/T Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. SNG BN 1179. SNG Levante -. Edge chips, obverse double-struck, porosity. Good fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 442
ISLANDS OFF CILICIA, Elaeussa Sebaste. Valerian I, 253-260. (Bronze, 32 mm, 16.16 g, 6 h). ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΛΙΚ ΠΟ ΟΥΑΛΕΡΙΑΝΟ/C Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian I to right. Rev. CEBACTH IEPA AY NAYAPXIC / Π/C/P - Δ/E/T Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. SNG BN 1179. SNG Levante -. Dark green patina. Double-struck, deposits on obverse. Nearly fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 443
SYRIA, Seleucis and Pieria. Balanea (as Leucas-Claudia). Commodus, 177-192. (Bronze, 20 mm, 7.07 g, 11 h), year 224 = 186-187. ΑΥΤO ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟΝ Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. ΚΛΑΥΔΙEΩΝ ΤΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΛEΥΚΑΔΙΩΝ / ΔΚC Male figure (Commodus?) standing in quadriga galloping right, holding short scepter. BMC 4-5. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 5781. Rough dark green patina, otherwise, about very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 444
SYRIA, Seleucis and Pieria. Laodicea ad Mare. Septimius Severus, with Julia Domna, 193-211. (Bronze, 33 mm, 23.61 g, 2 h), 198-199. IMP CAET L CEP CEVERO AVG ET IVL AVC M C Jugate draped busts of Septimius Severus, radiate and cuirassed, and Julia Domna, set on crescent, to right; c/ms: COL and C(AΓ) within rectangular incuses. Rev. SEPT LAVDIC COLON SEVER METROPOLI Marsyas standing left, raising his right hand and holding wineskin over his left shoulder. E. Meyer, "Die Bronzeprägung von Laodikeia in Syrien 194-217", JNG XXXVII/XXXVIII (1987/8), 71 (V1/R2). SNG Righetti 2114. For countermarks: Howgego 581 and 586. Dark brown patina with reddish-earthen highlights. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 445
SYRIA, Seleucis and Pieria. Laodicea ad Mare. Septimius Severus, with Julia Domna, 193-211. (Bronze, 30 mm, 18.22 g, 1 h), 198-199. IMP CAET L CEP CEVERO AVG ET IVL AVC M C Jugate draped busts of Septimius Severus, radiate and cuirassed, and Julia Domna, set on crescent, to right; c/ms: COL and C(AΓ) within rectangular incuses. Rev. SEPT LAVDIC COLON SEVER METROPOLI Marsyas standing left, raising his right hand and holding wineskin over his left shoulder. E. Meyer, "Die Bronzeprägung von Laodikeia in Syrien 194-217," JNG XXXVII/XXXVIII (1987/8), 70 (V1/R1). SNG Righetti 2114. For countermarks: Howgego 581 and 586. Dark brown patina. Fair.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 446
SYRIA, Seleucis and Pieria. Laodicea ad Mare. Elagabalus, 218-222. (Bronze, 13 mm, 6.69 g, 2 h). IMP C M AVR ANTONINVS AVG Radiate head of Elagabalus to right. Rev. LAVDICEON (sic) / ∆-E Dionysos standing left, nude but for drapery over shoulder, holding kantharos over panther in right hand, thyrsos in left. BMC -. Mionnet V 798. SNG Copenhagen -. Dark brown patina with light deposits. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 447
SYRIA, Coele-Syria. Damascus. Philip II, As Caesar, 244-247. (Bronze, 25 mm, 11.34 g, 6 h). M I PHILIPPVS NOBIL CAICA Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip II to right. Rev. COL ΔAMACV METRO Marsyas standing right, raising right arm and holding wineskin over left shoulder; before, cypress; in exergue, ram's head right. Lindgren & Kovacs 2150. Rosenberger 51. RPC VIII Online ID 26615. SNG Munich 1022. Finer than most of the 28 specimens illustrated in RPC Online. Dark brown patina. very fine.
Current Bid: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
Lot 448
SYRIA, Coele-Syria. Heliopolis. Pseudo-autonomous issue, time of Caracalla, 198-217. (Bronze, 10 mm, 1.16 g, 3 h). COL HEL Marsyas standing right, raising right hand and holding wineskin over shoulder with left. Rev. COL / HEL in two lines within laurel wreath. Sawaya 262 (D48/R101). Dark patina with earthen deposits. Nearly very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 449
SYRIA, Decapolis. Abila. Faustina Junior, Augusta, 147-175. (Bronze, 22 mm, 5.98 g, 12 h), struck under her husband, Marcus Aurelius, year 226 = 162-163. ΦΑΥCΤEΙΝΑ CEΒΑCΤΗ Draped bust of Faustina Junior to right. Rev. CEΛ ΑΒΙ / ςΚϹ Cornucopia with fruits. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6508. SNG ANS 1119. Spijkerman 5. Green patina. Large edge chip, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 450
SYRIA, Decapolis. Canata. Commodus, 177-192. (Bronze, 25 mm, 11.37 g, 11 h). ΑYΤ Κ ΜΑ ΑΝΤΟ (sic) ΚΟΜ Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. ΓΑΒƐΙΝ ΚΑΝΑΘ / ΓΝϹ Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6545. Spijkerman 7. Brown patina. Nearly very fine.
Current Bid: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 451
SYRIA, Decapolis. Nysa-Scythopolis. Pseudo-autonomous issue, time of Claudius, 41-54. (Bronze, 12 mm, 5.52 g, 1 h), year 115 =51-52. L - EIP Head of Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath; c/m: male head to right within circular indent. Rev. ΝΥC/ΑΙΕΩ/Ν ΤΩΝ ΚΑΙ / CΚΥΘΟΠΟ/ΛΙΤΩ/Ν in six lines within wreath of grain ears. Barkay 10. RPC I 4832. Spijkerman 3. For countermark: Howgego 123. Brown patina. Fine.
Current Bid: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 452
SYRIA, Decapolis. Nysa-Scythopolis. Pseudo-autonomous issue, time of Nero, 54-68. (Bronze, 19 mm, 6.70 g, 12 h), year 130 = 66-67. Wreathed head of Dionysos to left. Rev. L PΛ Shield over crossed spears; all within wreath. Barkay 13. RPC 4835. Green patina. Nearly very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 453
SYRIA, Decapolis. Nysa-Scythopolis. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. (Bronze, 20 mm, 9.80 g, 12 h). ΑYΤOΚ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝOC CEΒ EYCE Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. ΝYCΑ C ΚOΙ CYΡΙΑC Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. Barkay 15. Rosenberger 11. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6465. Spijkerman 5. Dark green patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 454
SYRIA, Decapolis. Nysa-Scythopolis. Lucius Verus, 161-169. (Bronze, 22 mm, 11.50 g, 12 h), year 227 = 163-164. AYT KAIC ΛΟΥ AYP OYHPO AYΓ Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Lucius Verus to right. Rev. ΝΥϹΑ ϹΚOΙ ϹΥPΙ EΤ ΖΚϹ Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. Barkay 27. Rosenberger 14. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6470. Spijkerman 12. Dark brown patina with sandy highlights. Good fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 455
SYRIA, Decapolis. Nysa-Scythopolis. Commodus, 177-192. (Bronze, 23 mm, 8.12 g, 11 h), year 246 = 182-183. ΑV Κ ΚΟΜΟΔΟV ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝOC Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. ΝV CΚ IEΡ ΑCY ςΜC Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; at feet to left, panther. Barkay 35. Rosenberger 23. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6476. Spijkerman 18. SNG ANS 1048. Attractive green patina with earthen highlights. About very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 456
SYRIA, DECAPOLIS. Nysa-Scythopolis. Elagabalus, 218-222. (Bronze, 21 mm, 9.88 g, 2 h). AY K M AY ANTΩΝΙΝΟC Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus to right. Rev. NYCA CKYΘΟΠΟΛΕΙΤ Dionysos advancing right, holding thyrsos in right hand and clutching with his left a smaller figure with upraised hands by the hair; at his feet, panther running right. Barkay 72a. Rosenberger 44. Spijkerman 45. Black patina. Slightly rough, otherwise, good fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 457
SYRIA, DECAPOLIS. Nysa-Scythopolis. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 24 mm, 11.70 g, 12 h), year 304 = 240-241. ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC CΕ Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. NYC CKYΘΟ ΙΕΡ ΑCΥ / T-Δ Dionysos advancing right, holding inverted thyrsos in right hand; before, small Satyr; behind, panther standing left, head right; right field, palm branch. Barkay 89. Rosenberger 60-1. RPC VII.2 Online unassigned ID 2245. SNG ANS 1055 var (grape bunch in place of palm branch). Sofaer 63-4. Spijkerman 59. Attractive surfaces. About very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 458
SYRIA, DECAPOLIS. Nysa-Scythopolis. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 24 mm, 13.34 g, 12 h), year 304 = 240-241. ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC CΕ Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. NYC CKYΘΟ ΙΕΡ ΑCΥ / Δ-T Dionysos advancing right, holding inverted thyrsos in right hand; before, small Satyr; behind, panther standing left, head right; right field, grape bunch. Barkay 85. Rosenberger 59. RPC VII.2 Online unassigned ID 2407. SNG ANS 1054-5. Sofaer 59. Spijkerman 59. Reddish-brown patina. Smoothing. About very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 459
SYRIA, DECAPOLIS. Nysa-Scythopolis. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 23 mm, 10.20 g, 12 h), year 304 = 240-241. ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC CΕ Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. NYC CKYΘΟ ΙΕΡ ΑCΥ / T-Δ Dionysos advancing right, holding inverted thyrsos in right hand; before, small Satyr; behind, panther standing left, head right; right field, palm branch. Barkay 89. Rosenberger 60-1. RPC VII.2 Online unassigned ID 2425. SNG ANS 1055 var (grape bunch in place of palm branch). Sofaer 63-4. Spijkerman 59. Dark brown patina. Nearly very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 460
SYRIA, DECAPOLIS. Nysa-Scythopolis. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 23 mm, 10.73 g, 12 h), year 304 = 240-241. ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC CΕ Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. NYC CKYΘΟ ΙΕΡ ΑCΥ / Δ-Τ Tyche, wearing long chiton and turreted crown, seated right on throne with a high back, holding the infant Dionysos in her arms; in field to right, kantharos. Barkay 82. RPC VII.2 Online unassigned ID 2445. Cf. SNG ANS 1056-8 (no kantharos). Cf. Spijkerman 58 (no kantharos). Dark green patina. Nearly very fine.
Current Bid: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 461
SYRIA, DECAPOLIS. Nysa-Scythopolis. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 24 mm, 14.02 g, 12 h), year 304 = 240-241. ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC CΕ Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. NYC CKYΘΟ ΙΕΡ ΑCΥ / Δ-Τ On the right, Zeus wearing himation, standing facing, holding scepter in his right hand, his right leg bend and the infant Dionysos emerging from his thigh; on the left, Tyche as Nysa, wearing peplos and turreted crown, standing facing, holding scepter in right hand and the infant Dionysos in left. Barkay 93. Meshorer, City-Coins 114. Rosenberger 63. RPC VII.2 Online unassigned ID 2393. SNG ANS 1059. Spijkerman 57. Dark brown patina. Flatly struck. Very fine.
Current Bid: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 462
PHOENICIA. Aradus. Pseudo-autonomous issue, Time of Claudius, 41-54. (Bronze, 20 mm, 9.14 g, 12 h), year 307. Radiate and draped bust of Helios to right; c/m: turreted head of Tyche to right, within circular indent. Rev. ΑΡΑΔΙΩΝ / ΤΖ beth Two grain ears and vine branch with grapes. Rouvier 378. RPC 4481 (same dies). For countermark: Howgego 204. Very rare. Dark brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 463
Phoenicia. Berytus. Elagabalus, 218-222. Diassarion (Bronze, 28 mm, 16.86 g, 6 h). IMP CAES M AVR ANTONINVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus to right, seen from the back. Rev. COL IVL AVG FEL / BER Tetrastyle gateway with central arch and four columns; above, Atargatis riding lion right; below, statue of Marsyas to right, holding wineskin over his left shoulder. BMC 192. Rouvier 572. Well-struck, and with dark brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 464
PHOENICIA. Berytus. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 22 mm, 9.70 g, 1 h), 239-241. IMP GORDIANVS AVG COS I Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right, seen from the front. Rev. COL IVL AVG FEL BER Dionysos standing facing, head turned to left, holding rython with his right hand and ornamented thyrsos with his left. At his feet to left, panther to left turning his head backwards to view the Dionysos; in exergue, corn ear (?). BMC 245. RPC VII.2 Online ID 6548. SNG Copenhagen -. Dark green patina with earthen highlights. Nearly very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 465
PHOENICIA. Berytus. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 22 mm, 8.94 g, 12 h), 239-241. IMP GORDIANVS AVG COS I Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III right. Rev. COL IVL AVG FEL BER Dionysos standing facing, resting his right arm on his head, embracing satyr to right with left arm; satyr is holding a lagobolon in his left hand; panther at feet to left; all framed by grape vines. BMC 244. RPC VII.2 Online ID 27483. SNG Copenhagen 124. Dark green patina. Fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 466
PHOENICIA. Berytus. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 24 mm, 6.08 g, 1 h), 239-241. IMP GORDIANVS AVG COS I Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III right. Rev. COL IVL AVG FEL BER Dionysos standing to left, holding rhyton in his right hand and thyrsos in his left; at his feet to left, panther; in the upper left field, small altar. RPC VII.2 Online ID 27484. Cf. SNG Copenhagen 125. Dark green patina. Light porosity, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 467
PHOENICIA. Sidon. Pseudo-autonomous issue, time of Nero, 54-68. (Bronze, 18 mm, 6.17 g, 12 h), year 169 = 58/9. Head of Dionysus to left, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΣΙΔΩΝΟΣ ΘΕΑΣ / ΘΞΡ Cista; all within ivy wreath. BMC 155. RPC I 4587. SNG Copenhagen 238. Green patina with sandy deposits. Good fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 468
PHOENICIA. Tyre. Elagabalus, 218-222. (Bronze, 24 mm, 8.11 g, 11 h). IMP CAES M AV ANTONINVS AV Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus to right. Rev. SEP TVRO METR COLONI Astarte standing facing, right foot on prow, placing right hand on trophy and holding scepter in left, and being crowned by Nike standing left on low column; at her feet to left, Marsyas standing right, raising right arm and holding wineskin over his shoulder with left; to right, murex shell. BMC 390. SNG Copenhagen 364 var (palm to left). Dark brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Published in RPC online
Lot 469
JUDAEA. Aelia Capitolina (Jerusalem). Antoninus Pius, 138-161. (Bronze, 25 mm, 10.31 g, 1 h). IMP ANTONINO AVG P P P Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. COL AELIA CAP Dionysos standing facing, head turned to right, holding kantharos in his right hand and thyrsos in his left; at feet to left, panther standing left. Kadman 25. Meshorer, Aelia Capitolina 24. Rosenberger 16. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 6401.8 (this coin). SNG ANS -. Reddish-brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
Lot 470
JUDAEA, Samaria. Caesaraea Maritima. Philip I, 244-249. (Bronze, 29 mm, 22.69 g, 6 h). IMP C M IVL PHILIPPVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Rev. COL PR FL AVG F C CAES METR Ceres standing right, holding grain-ears and resting on torch around which a serpent coils, emerging from a cista, facing Dionysos standing left, holding bunch of grapes (?) and thyrsos. BMC 140 = Kadman 121 = RPC VIII Online unassigned ID 2161. Dark green patina. Extremely rare and only known from a single example according to the editors of RPC. Obverse struck off-center, otherwise, fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
Published in RPC
Lot 471
JUDAEA, Samaria. Caesaraea Maritima. Herennia Etruscilla, Augusta. 249-251. (Bronze, 26 mm, 15.10 g, 12 h). ERENNIA ETRVSCILLA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Herennia Etruscilla to right. Rev. COL PR F AVG F C CAES METR P S P Dionysos standing to left, holding kantharos with his right hand and thyrsos with his left; at feet to left, panther. Kadman 167. RPC IX 2074.9 (this coin). SNG ANS 836. Dark green patina with earthen highlights. Good fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 472
JUDAEA, Samaria. Caesaraea Maritima. Trebonianus Gallus, 251-253. Assarion (Bronze, 23 mm, 10.99 g, 8 h). IMP C C VIB GALLVS P F AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Rev. COL P F AVG F C CAES METR S PAL Dionysos standing to left, holding kantharos in his right hand and thyrsos with his left; at feet to left, panther. Kadman 210. RPC IX 2112. Sofaer 162. Dark brown patina with orange-sandy highlights. Fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 473
JUDAEA, Samaria. Caesaraea Maritima. Volusian, 251-253. (Bronze, 23 mm, 7.76 g, 1 h). IMP C C VOLVSSIANVS P F AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian to right. Rev. COL P F AVG F C CAES MET PR / S PAL Dionysos lying on panther advancing to right, raising his right hand and holding thyrsos with his left. BMC 214-7. Kadman 224. Rosenberger 187. RPC IX 2125. SNG ANS 856-7. Dark green and brown patina. Rough surfaces, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 474
JUDAEA, Samaria. Caesaraea Maritima. Volusian, 251-253. (Bronze, 28 mm, 18.98 g, 12 h). IMP C C VOLVSSIANVS P F AVG Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Volusian to right. Rev. COL P F AVG FC CAES MET / S PAL Dionysos, reclining on lion advancing to right, raising his right hand and holding thyrsos with his left. BMC 214-7. Kadman 224. RPC IX 2125. Rosenberger 185. SNG ANS 856. Sofaer 173. Cleaned brown surfaces, otherwise, good fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 475
JUDAEA, Samaria. Caesaraea Maritima. Volusian, 251-253. (Bronze, 31 mm, 22.65 g, 1 h). IMP C C VOLVSSIANVS P F AVG Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Volusian to right. Rev. COL P F AVG FC CAES MET / S PAL Dionysos, reclining on lion advancing to right, raising his right hand and holding thyrsos with his left. BMC 214-7. Kadman 224. RPC IX 2125. Rosenberger 185. SNG ANS 856. Sofaer 173. Dark green patina. Fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 476
JUDAEA. Caesaraea Paneas. Julia Maesa, Augusta, 218-224/5. (Bronze, 27 mm, 11.15 g, 7 h), year 228 = 224-225. ΙΟΥΛΙΑ ΜΕ-CΑ ΑVΓ Diademed and draped bust of Julia Maesa to right. Rev. ΚΑΙ ΠΑΝ CΕΒ ΑCY / CKH Pan standing facing, leaning against tree to right, playing flute; to either side, standard. Cf. Meshorer, City-Coins 194. Cf. Rosenberger 53. Cf. Sofaer 36. Dark green patina. Good fine.
Current Bid: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 477
JUDAEA, Samaria. Neapolis. Philip I, 244-249. (Bronze, 27 mm, 16.64 g, 12 h). IMP C M IVL PHILIPPO P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Rev. COL NEAPO Marsyas standing to right, raising his right hand and holding wineskin over shoulder with his left; to right, Mount Gerizim with temple in perspective and colonnade; below, eagle with spread wings standing left, turning his head backwards. Harl -. RPC VIII Online ID 2386. Sofaer 143. Attractive green patina with sandy highlights. Very fine.
Current Bid: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 478
JUDAEA, Samaria. Neapolis. Philip I, 245-249. (Bronze, 26 mm, 12.17 g, 12 h). IIMM CC P FILIPPIS AVGG Jugate, laureate, draped and cuirassed busts of Philip I and Philip II to right. Rev. COL NEAPOLI NEOCORO Marsyas standing to right, holding wineskin and raising his right hand; before him, Nike standing facing, her head facing towards Marsyas, supporting Mt. Gerizim surmounted by temple; star between Marsyas and Nike. BMC 132. Harl 42. RPC VIII (unassigned 2194). With a very unusual and interesting reverse. Rough obverse and flan fault on the reverse, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Current Bid: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
Lot 479
ARABIA. Bostra. Severus Alexander, 222-235. Assarion (Bronze, 17 mm, 3.49 g, 6 h). IMP CAES M AVR SEV ALEXANDER AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. COLONIA BOSTRA Marsyas standing right, raising right hand and holding wineskin over shoulder with left. Kindler 37. Spijkerman 49. Dark brown patina with earthen deposits. Porosity on obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 480
EGYPT. Alexandria. Domitian, 81-96. Tetrachalkon (Bronze, 19 mm, 4.53 g, 1 h), regnal year 6 = 86-87. ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟΣ ΣΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ / L ς Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. Griffin seated to right, resting left forepaw on wheel. Dattari (Savio) 606. K&G 24.64. Köln -. RPC II 2534. Nearly very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 481
EGYPT. Alexandria. Trajan, 98-117. Dichalkon (Bronze, 13 mm, 1.54 g, 12 h), regnal year 16 = 112-113. Laureate head of Trajan to right. Rev. L I-ς Oinochoe to right. Dattari (Savio) -. K&G 27.525. Köln -. RPC III 4774. Dark patina. Light porosity, otherwise, good fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Finest of four known
Lot 482
EGYPT. Alexandria. Trajan, 98-117. Dichalkon (Bronze, 15 mm, 1.60 g, 1 h), regnal year 17 = 113-114. Laureate head of Trajan to right. Rev. L I-Z Oinochoe to right. Dattari (Savio) -. K&G -. Köln -. RPC III 4821.2 (this coin). Extremely rare - only four specimens noted in the RPC, this being the finest of them all. Very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
Lot 483
EGYPT. Alexandria. Probus, 276-282. Tetradrachm (Potin, 19 mm, 8.45 g, 11 h), regnal year 3 = 277-278. AY M AYP ΠPOBOC CEB Laureate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. L Γ Tyche standing to left, holding rudder in her right hand and cornucopia in her left. Dattari (Savio) 5545. K&G 112.15. Köln 3134. Coppery-brown patina. Good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 484
L. Marcius Censorinus, 82 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.70 g, 6 h), Rome. Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. Marsyas advancing to left, extending his right arm and holding wineskin in his left hand over his left shoulder; behind, column bearing statue of a draped figure. Babelon, (Marcia) 24. Crawford 363/1d. Sydenham 737. Lightly toned. Good very fine.
Current Bid: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 485
L. Marcius Censorinus, 82 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.92 g, 6 h), Rome. Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. L · CENSOR Marsyas advancing to left, extending his right arm and holding wineskin in his left hand over his left shoulder; behind, column bearing statue of a draped figure. Babelon, (Marcia) 24. Crawford 363/1d. Sydenham 737. Wonderful old toning with lightly iridescent hues around the devices. nearly extremely fine.
Current Bid: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 486
C. Mamilius Limetanus, 82 BC. Denarius Serratus (Silver, 20 mm, 3.79 g, 4 h), Rome. Draped bust of Mercury to right, wearing winged petasos and with caduceus over his left shoulder; behind head, M. Rev. Ulysses standing to right, holding staff in his left hand and extending his right towards his dog Argus who is barking in greeting on the right. Babelon (Mamilia) 6. Crawford 362/1. Sydenham 741. Attractive old toning, and well-centered. Minor striking weakness and porosity on the obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 487
Ti. Claudius Ti.f. Ap.n. Nero, 79 BC. Denarius Serratus (Silver, 17 mm, 4.04 g, 8 h), Rome. Diademed and draped bust of Diana to right, quiver and bow at shoulder; before, S · C. Rev. TI · CLA(VD) · TI · F / AP · N Victory driving galloping biga to right, holding a wreath in her right hand, reins and palm branch in her left; below, TXI. Babelon (Claudia) 5. Crawford 383/1. Sydenham 771. Lovely toning and strike. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 488
C. Postumius, 73 BC. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 4.02 g, 7 h), Rome. Draped bust of Diana to right, with bow and quiver over her shoulder. Rev. C · POSTVMI / (TA) Hound running to right; below, horizontal spear. Babelon (Postumia) 9. Crawford 394/1a. Sydenham 785. Beautifully toned and perfectly centered. About extremely fine.
Current Bid: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
Lot 489
C. Hosidius C.f. Geta, 64 BC. Denarius (Silver, 3.90 g), Rome. GETA - III VIR Draped bust of Diana to right, with bow and quiver over her shoulder. Rev. Boar standing to right, with arrow in side; beneath the boar to left, hound crouching right in position to attack. Babelon (Hosidia) 1. Crawford 407/2. Sydenham 903. A well-struck and nicely toned example. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 490
C. Pansa and Albinus Bruti f, 48 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.57 g, 6 h), Rome. C · PANSA Mask of bearded Pan to right. Rev. ALBINVS BRVTI F Two clasped hands holding caduceus. Babelon (Junia) 27, (Postumia) 12, and (Vibia) 22. Crawford 451/1. HCRI 28. Sydenham 944. Sharply struck and lightly toned. Insignificant scratch in obverse field, light die shift on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Bid
Lot 491
C. Vibius C.f. C.n. Pansa Caetronianus, 48 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.81 g, 7 h), Rome. PANSA Mask of bearded Pan to right. Rev. C · VIBIVS · C · F · C · N IOVIS AXVR Jupiter Auxurus seated left, head facing, holding patera in right hand and scepter in left. Babelon (Vibia) 18. Crawford 449/1a. CRI 20. Sydenham 947. Nicely toned. Minor lamination flaw on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
Lot 492
C. Vibius Varus, 42 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.54 g, 8 h), Rome. Head of Bacchus to right, wreathed with ivy and grapes. Rev. C · VIBIVS / VARVS Panther springing to left towards garlanded altar surmounted by mask and thyrsus. Babelon (Vibia) 24. Crawford 494/36. CRI 192. Sydenham 1138. Lightly toned. Surface crystallization, deposit on obverse edge, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 493
C. Vibius Varus, 42 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.83 g, 7 h), Rome. Head of Bacchus to right, wreathed with ivy and grapes. Rev. C · VIBIVS / VARVS Panther springing left towards garlanded altar surmounted by mask and thyrsus. Babelon (Vibia) 24. Crawford 494/36. CRI 192. Sydenham 1138. Lightly toned with gold and rose hues. Small banker's mark (S C) in obverse field, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Bid
Lot 494
Mark Antony and Octavia, 39 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27.5 mm, 11.28 g, 12 h), Ephesus, summer-autumn 39. M•ANTONIVS•IMP •COS• DESIG•ITER ET•TERT• Conjoined heads of Mark Antony, wearing ivy wreath, and Octavia, draped, to right. Rev. III•VIR - R•P•C• Dionysus, holding kantharos and thyrsus, standing left on cista mystica; to left and right, two interlaced serpents with erect heads. RPC 2202. RSC 3. Sydenham 1198. Lovely old cabinet tone. About very fine.
Current Bid: 350 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
Bid
Lot 495
The Triumvirs. Mark Antony, May-Summer 43 BC. Quinarius (Silver, 13 mm, 1.63 g, 11 h), military mint traveling with Antony and Lepidus in Transalpine Gaul. M (ANT) IMP Lituus, capis, and raven standing to left. Rev. LEP IMP Simpulum, aspergillum, securis, and apex. Crawford 489/3. CRI 120. King 73. RSC 3. Sydenham 1158a. Toned. Two small bankers' marks on obverse, otherwise, about very fine.
Current Bid: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Bid
Loading...